Test Catalog

Test ID: EXHD    
Hematologic Disorders, DNA Extract and Hold

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Reserving nucleic acid on any specimen for which molecular analysis requiring DNA may be necessary at a future date, ensuring that adequate material for testing is available

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

DNA will be extracted from the specimen and stored at -80 degrees Celsius for 1 year from the date of the extraction process was performed. A report of "Performed" will be sent and a $50.00 processing fee will be assessed. To request molecular testing from the Molecular Hematopathology Laboratory's test menu, call 800-533-1710. Additional charges will be assessed for testing performed.

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Nucleic Acid Extraction

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

DNA Extract and Hold

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

DNA Extract and Hold
Nucleic Acid Extraction Only